Guideline for the Residence Permit Applicaton Process for Home/Property Owners in Turkey
After purchasing property and obtaining the title deed of the property in Turkey you may start the process of obtaining a residence permit in Turkey.
VISA- Apply for a home owner's visa (home owner or long term visa may be fine)) in your country of origin. Consulate requirements are different for every country, but the Title Deed document is necessary for applying for the visa. After recieving the Homeowner's visa you may travel to Turkey
TAX NUMBER -Once in Turkey you will need to obtain a Tax number from the Tax Office.
HEALTH INSURANCE - You will need to obtain Turkish health insurance (Limits are set by the government and cover Turkish Hospitals) Health Insurance fees begin at 600.00 TL and go up according to type of health care package.
BANK ACCOUNT- You must open a Turkish bank account and demonstrate sufficent funds (500 Dollars/ Month or 6,000.00 Dollars/ year).
RESIDENCE PERMIT- Once you have the above documents in order you may apply for a residence permit
At Permit In Turkey we know this process can be challenging and tedious for foreigners. We provide a complete service for the residence permit application process, so all you have to do is be present at you residence permit appointment.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How long does the process take?
One to eight weeks depending upon the availability of the related government office
How much are the governmental fees for the residence permit?
It is usually 105.00 Dollars/person
If a family comes does each person have to obtain all of these documents?
Each person is required to obtain a visa, insurance, a tax number, and residence
permit. However, the head of household may have the bank account in which the other members of the family (Ex. Mother and children under 18 yrs.) may be considered dependent
In order to be considered dependent these documents are required:
1. Certificate of Marriage
2. Birth Certificate of children
*This information is intended to serve only as a guideline for what the application process looks like, the actual process may vary. Please contact us to recieve detailed information for your application.